Church News for the week beginning 28th February 2016

Job Bible talk series continues Today we continue our series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapters 8 to 10 with the title, “Mythbusting Justice”. Men’s Dinner This Tuesday night 1st March is our next Men’s Dinner. Our speaker is Ben Pfahlert. 6.30pm at the Central Hotel Function Room, Shellharbour. RSVP Essential – mensdinner@oakflatsanglican.com or contact … Read more…

Pray for Fiji

Only a few weeks ago I decided to enrol in the Year 13 program with Youthworks, where I hope to build a solid structure in my faith and theology while learning and serving alongside other high school graduates. Like our other Year 13 student Liana, I’ll also be helping out at Oak Flats Anglican, and … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 28th February 2016

Everyone seems to have a pretty strong feeling of justice in life. Whether it’s the feeling of anger when a guilty person is given a lenient punishment, or just when one young kid feels that another child got a bigger serve of cake! This Sunday we’re exploring this issue as Jodie speaks on the topic ‘Mythbusting Justice’ from … Read more…

Church News for the week beginning 21st February 2016

Job Bible talk series continues Today we continue our series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapters 4 to 7 with the title, “Mythbusting Entitlement”. Men’s Dinner Tuesday night 1st March is our next Men’s Dinner. Our speaker is Ben Pfahlert. 6.30pm at the Central Hotel Function Room. AGM 8th March Our AGM (Annual General … Read more…

Should the Pope judge Trump?

Pope Francis has said this week that US President-hopeful Donald Trump is not a Christian because of his tough stance on border protection. In response, Trump has said that, “for a religious leader to question a person’s faith is disgraceful.” Regardless of whether Trump’s policies are right or wrong, his statement about the disgracefulness of passing judgement is … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 21st February 2016

It’s really easy to have a sense of entitlement in life. We become so used to blessings that we take them for granted, and get grumpy when they don’t arrive. This is the matter before us as Jodie speaks on the topic ‘Mythbusting Entitlement’ from Job chapter 4 through to chapter 7. It’s also the right time for … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 14th February 2016

New Bible talk series continues Today we continue our new series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapter 2:11 to 3:26 with the title, “Mythbusting Despair”. First Ladies’ Dinner for the year You’re invited to join the ladies of Oak Flats and beyond this Tuesday 16th February to hear Helen Rienits. 7pm in the church, cost $6. No … Read more…

Pray for Mike

Being a leader is hard. Being a Premier or Prime Minister must be all the harder. Mike Baird is a man who is a follower of Jesus Christ, and who lives to give glory to our Lord and Saviour. At the same time, as Premier he has been given the privilege of serving every resident … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 14th February 2016

Depression and anxiety are commonplace in our world, and we are blessed that the Bible speaks to us about these matters. This weekend we’re going to carefully examine the painful cries of Job, a man who has been struck by great personal tragedy. How does he respond? What hope is there for him, and for us? … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 7th February 2016

New Bible talk series continues Today we continue our new series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapter 1:6 to 2:10 with the title, “Mythbusting Glory”. Giving targets for 2016 Our Parish Council has maintained our weekly giving target as $5200 per week for this year. Last year, we finished the year $17,303 behind budget. Please pray that we … Read more…